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The Art of Teaching - Cert IV TAE and beyond!

30 November 2022
ONLINE via Zoom Meetings

Sourced from more than 30 educational authors and student survey data, this webinar will provide an achievable to-do list for teachers and trainers to assist in turning the tide of course-leavers.


Certificate IV TAE is just a first step into the world of teaching in VET!

Designed for new teachers and trainers or anyone looking for a refresher of the fundamentals, this interactive and modelled online workshop, will identify the key skills and strategies of effective educators.

Karen will outline a framework to structure an effective class as well as provide a Tool Kit of key strategies to facilitate and activate learning.

Whether you are very new to teaching in VET or are looking for a few new tips, this online workshop will focus on the essentials of instructional teaching skills.

Join us this November for 90 minutes dedicated to developing you! Learn how to move from ‘teaching’ , to develop a responsive approach to learning, that builds engagement and a positive learning community.

Key topics covered in this webinar 

  • Modelling and reflecting on practice
  • Strategies to build a learning community
  • Structuring an effective class
  • Building a Tool Kit of instructional teaching skills

NB. Can't make the session?

We send out all electronic resources to registrants within 48 hours of the session closure. All Velg Training Webinars are scheduled in AEST (QLD time) - please check your timezone before logging onto the online training session.

Date & Time

Wednesday 30th November 2022
11:00am - 12.30pm (AEST: QLD)

Other timezones:
12:00pm - 1:30pm (AEDT: NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS)
11:30am - 1:00pm (ACDT: SA)
10:30am - 12:00am (ACST: NT)
9:00am - 10:30am (AWST: WA)

Who should attend

VET Teachers who are fairly new to the sector, or those looking for some hints and tips to refine their practice:

  • Trainers/Assessors
  • Training Managers
  • Curriculum/Resource Developers
  • Instructional Designers
  • L&D Managers

What to expect

Presented by Karen Dymke, you will be provided with the following resources after the event:

  • PowerPoint (in PDF format)
  • Recording of the webinar (three months access)
  • Additional electronic resource 
  • Electronic Statement of Attendance


Karen Dymke


Karen Dymke is an educator with over thirty years’ experience across a range of sectors, as a teacher, trainer, senior leader, coach and consultant. Her work includes lecturing at Latrobe University in Alternative Educational Models, including VET and the VCAL, as well as travelling Australia as a highly sought-after presenter sharing the latest educational research. Her passion is focused on partnering with educators to progress and support student learning, achievement and well-being, with a speciality in applied learning settings such as VET and TAFE. Karen’s work has been acknowledged through the Outstanding Teacher/Trainer of the Year award from the TAFE Development Centre, various scholarships and most recently with a Fellowship from the International Specialised Skills Institute, investigating the professionalization of adult educators. She thinks it should be fun (if hard work) when you learn!

Also speaking at:

Your Way: Teaching and Learning in the new Normal

Opportunities to interact

  • Use a microphone to speak with trainer/attendees (Not available in all Webinars)
  • Raise your 'virtual hand' to engage in discussion
  • Share your thoughts via online chat window
  • Answer online polls that provide instant group feedback

NB. If you would like to send chat questions to the presenter Karen Dymke before the session, please email

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